What are the gender differences between male and female conversational rituals?

What are the gender differences between male and female conversational rituals? How can we become more understanding regarding these differences and improve our ability to converse? 

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Compose a post of at least three paragraphs. 

Demonstrate thoughtful well-formulated responses and support your argument with your text and at least one source other than the text. Both need to be In-Text citations.

Support your work with in-text citations from your textbook and at least one outside source.
The  textbook reference is : Beebe, S.A. & Mottet, T.P. (2013).  Business and Professional Communication: Principles and Skills for Leadership (2nd ed.). Pearson